Episode 44: A Holiday Season of Rest

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A Holiday Season of Rest Hey, Mama! Homeschool Show
A Holiday Season of Rest Hey, Mama! Homeschool Show

Keep the holiday season merry and bright with restful tips and ideas to keep the education going in December. It’s Episode 44 of the Hey, Mama! Homeschool Show—“A Holiday Season of Rest,” where Heather chats with special guest and homeschool mom Kristin Stewart about how to slow down during the busy season ahead. Listen and connect at


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